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Pride in Istanbul

Jul 28, 2014
In the midst of anti-government protests and civil unrest that swept throughout Turkey in summer of 2013, former Wilson Center Scholar Susan C. Pearce witnessed first-hand a major milestone in Turkey’s LGBT community as estimates of 100,000 people gathered for the annual Istanbul LGBT pride parade.

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Fellow Researches Extremism on the Internet

Mar 03, 2008
Wilson Center Fellow Raphael Cohen-Almagor is comparing how the United States, Canada, Israel, and the United Kingdom deal with—or fail to deal with—the proliferation of hate speech, racism, and crime on the Internet.

dialogue: The Art of Conversation

Mar 01, 2008
George Liston Seay, founder, executive producer, and host of dialogue—the Wilson Center's radio and television series—has interviewed hundreds of fascinating people over 20 years, from presidents to poets. You can read 24 of those interviews in the new book, The Art of Conversation.

CEF Research Briefs Praised in Report on Wilson Center

Feb 29, 2008
FEBRUARY 2008 - MOAA praises China environmental health research briefs in "Think Tank Nation."

Water Advocates Launches Expanded Water, Sanitation Effort

Feb 28, 2008
FEBRUARY 2008—U.S. WASH in Schools Initiative to Target Schoolchildren in the Developing World

The Wilson Quarterly

Afghanistan

Kubra in her workshop. (Photo by Justin Sutcliffe/Polaris)

As the U.S. prepares to withdraw from the longest war in its history, a look at the lives changed, promises made, and ideas shaped by war in Afghanistan.

Dialogue

The Future of Higher Education

Mar 26, 2014Apr 02, 2014

Jeff Abernathy and Richard Morrill discuss how colleges and universities are dealing with rapidly rising costs and how the United States can still compete for students in a globalized environment.